Microsoft Goes All Out On Java

Microsoft has released an update to VSCode that has support for Spring-based applications. At the same time there’s a new Microsoft website, a dedicated to Java. It’s not just .NET any more, but the JVM too. Back in 2021, in “Microsoft Jumps on the OpenJDK Bandwagon” we witness the beginnings of Microsoft’s love affair with … Read more

Keep Track Of Java Features with JEP Search

Here we have a very practical resource for sorting, searching and filtering Java JEPs. But before we get to the details, what exactly is a JEP and why should we care? JEP stands for JDK Enhancement Proposal. They are proposals for adding new major features to the JDK. Arriving at a specification from of an … Read more

st. Louis Theater Is Back on Stage | Arts Stories & Interviews | st. Louis

click to enlarge PHILLIP HAMER PHOTOGRAPHY Carl Overly Jr remembers Shakespeare Festival’s King Lear was one of the first in-person plays he did. Overly played Cornwall (fourth from left in background) alongside, Tony Award-winning actor Andre de Shields (center foreground). In 2019, Carl Overly Jr., a local actor, decided to quit his day job and … Read more

st. Louis Live Music Gets Loud Again | Arts Stories & Interviews | st. Louis

click to enlarge Max Bouvatte Live music is back, baby. At the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, predictions about the live-music industry were dire. According to some early estimates, most smaller venues in the United States would close without a financial lifeline. One such warning came from Dayna Frank, president of the National Independent Venue … Read more

Azure Toolkit for IntelliJ

The Azure Toolkit is a plugin for IntelliJ that provides templates and functionality with which you easily create, develop, test, and deploy Azure applications. The newest version 3.64.0 was recently released. The plugin is part of the Azure Toolkits for Java which also includes Azure Toolkit for Eclipse.The plugin is compatible with all version of … Read more

Let’s Augment Reality, Not Escape It

When was the last time you sat around a fire with your friends? Maybe it was dusk, maybe full night. Maybe you can still remember the calm crackling sounds, the warm soothing light, and the lingering smell of the fire in your hair and in your clothes. Few things are as relaxing and joyous as … Read more

Snow goose migration is an incredible event of nature to witness in person | News, Sports, Jobs

The loud simultaneous honking and circular flight by thousands of geese is sometimes referred to as a tornado in this photo provided by Michael McGuire. Witnessing snow goose migration for the first time is a unique experience, truly an awesome event of nature and we are fortunate to be its path. The loud simultaneous honking … Read more

Educational facilities look to younger children for new students

Yaruki Switch Group runs a branch of Kids Duo International near a station along the Yokohama city subway line, which caters to parents wanting a “bilingual kindergarten.” “I chose the facility because I want my children to learn English,” said a 49-year-old company owner whose children, ages 4 and 6, attend the branch of Kids … Read more

China Yibai United Guarantee I

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / April 28, 2022 / China Yibai United Guarantee International Holding Inc. (OTC PINK:CBGH) (“CBGH” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that it has executed the definitive Share Exchange Agreement confirming its previously announced transaction to acquire 100% of the issued and outstanding shares of TidyCall Inc. (the “Transaction”) with … Read more

How to earn additional skills for your career | The New Times

Learning new skills comes with a number of benefits, both personal and professional, that’s why some people will go an extra mile to invest in learning and accquiring knowledge. A skill set is a combination of abilities, qualities and experiences you can apply to perform tasks well. These can include soft skills such as interpersonal … Read more